A sunset from atop Gull Pond Tower on the Wildlife Drive

An 8 mile self-guided tour of saltwater marsh, freshwater habitat, and upland forest. This area is known internationally as a birding “hotspot”.  Observation towers are located at Gull Pond and Turtle Cove.

We also offer a virtual, interactive StoryMap of the Wildlife Drive auto tour that can be viewed from your desktop, tablet, or mobile device. 

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Edwin B. Forsythe NWR: Wildlife Drive Self-Guided Tour

We hope you enjoy this self-guided tour of our Wildlife Drive - Refer to the numbered Blue Goose marker signs as you drive. Every day is different on the Refuge, and as the seasons change, new opportunities to observe different species occur. Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge is a place...